Giuseppe Casciaro (Ortelle 1863 - Naples 1941)
Landscape in Capri, with a Woman Painting Above a Bay Sold
Pastel, over an underdrawing in pencil. Signed and dated GCasciaro / Capri 5 set 25 at the lower right. Stamped with a studio stamp GIUSEPPE / CASCIARO / NAPOLI. in a square (not in Lugt) in blue ink on the verso. 496 x 702 mm. (19 1/2 x 27 5/8 in.)ENQUIRE
This very large and impressive sheet, dated the 5th of September 1925, is a particularly fine and fresh example of Giuseppe Casciaro’s mastery of the pastel medium. Of considerable scale and finish, it is likely to have been intended as an exhibition piece.